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2009-07-28 11:05:01

A new multisite study by UCLA and RAND Corp. researchers and colleagues has found that 7 percent of fifth-graders and their families have experienced homelessness at some point in their lives and that the occurrence is even higher

2009-06-18 15:32:00

NEW YORK, June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Super Scotsman Rob Calder, a 32 year old bagpiper from Edinburgh, is piping his way across the United States for charity.

2009-06-18 12:17:00

Secretary Donovan Elected New Chair of the Council HUD and VA announce $75 million for HUD-VASH program to provide rental housing and support for homeless veterans WASHINGTON, June 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United States Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) met today for the first time under the Obama Administration.

2009-06-10 12:36:00

Dwelling Place, Inc.

2009-06-04 15:11:00

MINNEAPOLIS, June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Social Venture Partners is proud to announce the four finalists for its Social Entrepreneur's Cup awards. The Social Entrepreneur's Cup is a competition to find Minnesota's most innovative and effective social entrepreneurs.

2009-05-11 00:01:00

Launch event in St.

2009-05-08 11:01:00

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., May 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Foreclosure rates continue to rise, and more Americans are on the brink of homelessness every day. Unfortunately, members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community are at a higher risk for becoming homeless.

2009-04-29 05:15:00

Aims to Raise Money for Housing NYC's Homeless & Mentally Ill NEW YORK, April 29 /PRNewswire/ -- May marks National Mental Health Month and to shed light on it, philanthropic-minded New Yorkers will raise money for Weston United's housing and support services for the mentally ill and physically disabled.

2009-04-16 12:22:00

Public-Private Partnership Produced New Building Providing 113 Housing Units for the Homeless LOS ANGELES, April 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco (FHLBank San Francisco) participated today in the grand opening of the Abbey Apartments, a new building that will provide 113 housing units for low-income, homeless or disabled men and women in downtown Los Angeles.

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2009-04-01 07:05:00

A study published on Tuesday demonstrates how a program that provides shelter to homeless alcoholics - but allows them to keep drinking and not be forced into treatment - could save taxpayers millions in public costs.


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saggar
  • A ceramic container used inside a fuel-fired kiln to protect pots from the flame.
The word 'saggar' may come from 'safeguard'.
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